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  • 200 special passenger trains to run from tomorrow; No tatkal and premium tatkal booking permitted

    Two hundred special trains will run across the country from tomorrow. These services will be in addition to Shramik Special trains and 30 Special AC trains. These trains are fully reserved trains having both AC and Non AC classes. General coaches have reserved seat for sitting accommodation. There will be no unreserved coach in the train. Railway […]

    Several measures taken by Modi govt. during its 1st year of 2nd term to provide free food grains to poor

    Government has taken several measures during the last one year of the second term of Narendra Modi’s government. In this period, Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution has initiated several steps to provide free food grains to the poor, upgradation of ration card system and passing the Consumer Protection Bill, 2019. Our Correspondent […]

    PM Over 1 lakh stranded labourers originally belonging to North-East return home through Shramik Special trains so far

    Over 1 lakh stranded labourers who originally belong to North East have returned home through Shramik Special trains so far. Our Correspondent reports, the Chief Public Relation Officer of the N F Railway said, around 40,000 stranded labourers have  returned home from North East through Shramik Special trains. He said that 6 passenger trains are […]

    PM Modi stresses on need to save rain water; Asks countrymen to plant trees this Environment Day

    Addressing the nation in his ‘Mann Ki Baat’ programme on All India Radio today the Prime Minister said that people have the responsibility to save water as well. He stressed on the need to save Rain water and said everyone must strive for water conservation. The Prime Minister also mentioned that during the present Corona […]

    INS Jalashwa to bring back around 700 Indian nationals from Colombo port to Tuticorin in Tamil nadu

    Indian navy ship INS Jalashwa will sail from Colombo port in Sri Lanka tomorrow carrying around 700 Indian nationals back to Tuticorin in Tamil nadu. This will be the first part of operation “Samudra Setu” from Sri Lanka to repatriate Indian citizens under ‘Vande Bharat ‘mission. The ship will reach Colombo tomorrow morning and will […]

    Recovery rate of Covid-19 patients improves to nearly 48%

    Health Ministry has said that the recovery rate of patients from COVID-19 infection has now gone up to 47.76 per cent. In the last 24 hours, 4,614 patients were found cured. A cumulative total of around 87,000 people have been cured so far. The Ministry said, the government has taken several steps along with the […]

    PM Modi extends greetings on Mahesh Navmi

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi today extended greetings on Mahesh Navmi. In a tweet, Mr Modi said, this festival inspires people to be committed to public welfare. He prayed to Mahadev and Maa Parvati to continue to be kind to all the countrymen.

    Centre announces ‘Mudra Shishu loan’ for small businesses and cottage industries

    Centre has taken several steps so that shopkeepers do not suffer due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Government has asked shopkeepers not to worry about restarting shops and handcarts as Unlock 1.0 begins tomorrow. Our Correspondent reports that the Government has pledged to make an Atma Nirbhar Bharat. A 1500 crore interest subvention for small business and […]

    TRAI dismisses media reports about 11-digit numbering plan for mobile services

    Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) today dismissed media reports that it has recommended 11-digit numbering plan for mobile services. It termed the reports as complete misinterpretation of its recommendation on ensuring adequate numbering resources for fixed line and mobile services issued two days back. The TRAI has said, as per its recommendation, the country […]

    UN awards Indian Army officer, Major Suman Gawani With ‘UN Military Gender Advocate Award’

    Major Suman Gawani, an Indian Army officer who served as a women peacekeeper with the United Nations Mission in South Sudan in 2019 is being awarded the prestigious – United Nations Military Gender Advocate of the year Award.  She will receive the award from the UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres during an online ceremony today […]